Talawanda High School Blog

THS Thanksgiving Week ENEWS

Posted on: November 27, 2019

Talawanda High School E-News - November 21st, 2019




  • No school the 27th - 29th for Thanksgiving Break!


  • Congratulations to Mary Kate Huddleston, Deidre Payne, John Anzano, and Ben Crowder as last night they were selected by their peers to be captains of the Talawanda Swim and Dive team for the 2019-2020 season.  This season the Brave swimmers and divers will be looking to capture their 14th straight league championship. How's that for a dynasty? The swim & dive season will kick off December 17th at the Miami Rec Center as Talawanda hosts Butler and Wayne high schools in a tri-meet.


  • Jostens will be in the Cafeteria from 7-7:30 am on December 5th for order turn in.


  • Wednesday, December 4th, Jazz, Steel, and Marching Band Concert, 7 pm in the Performing Arts Center


  • Thursday, December 5th, Orchestra Concert, 7 pm in the Performing Arts Center


  • Parent /Teacher conferences are 12/5 from 3:30 to 7:00. 


  • Students interested in traveling with Ms. Mann and Mr. Tincher in 2021 should attend the informational meeting on Thursday, December 5, from 7:00-7:45 in room 319. This is directly after parent/teacher conferences. Parents, grandparents, guardians please attend, too!


  • The School Counseling staff will be offering an informational CCP meeting on December 5 at 5:30 pm in the Media Center.  This meeting will provide an overview of the program, how to apply and the deadlines. Representatives from local universities will be in attendance to provide college-specific information. Immediately following this meeting, there will be an informational session regarding the IT program that THS offers in conjunction with the University of Cincinnati.


  • Becoming an Icon! Learn the ins and outs of modeling from the Miami University Fashion and Design Modeling Directors.


  • EOC Retakes are scheduled for 12/10 through 12/13, more info to come!


  • Holiday Spirit Wear, support FCCLA by ordering here!


  • Best Buddies is collecting donations for Animal Friends Humane Society for the holiday season. Donations can be dropped off in the main office or to Room 316 anytime between now and December 12. The wishlist for the shelter can be found here: http://www.animalfriendshs.org/ways-to-help/wish-list/. Items most needed include paper towels, canned cat and kitten food, and bleach. Thanks in advance for your help! 


  • Do you have questions about how to raise a child in today’s word? Click here to check out the Parent Project!


  • Senior picture deadline for the yearbook has been set to March 6th.  Please email your senior picture to yearbook@talawanda.org before the deadline to make sure your image gets into the 2020 THS yearbook!


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THS CALENDAR OF Events- December 1st to December 7th, 2019


Sunday, December 1st

No Events Scheduled


TBD Varsity Hockey Tournament (home)

Monday, December 2nd

2:30 – 4pm Fermata Nowhere Rehearsals, Pearson, 608

5 – 8pm Mock Trial, Weatherwax, 417

6 – 7pm Band Practice, Marston, PAC

7 – 8pm 6th grade band concert, PAC


6:00pm JV Girls Basketball vs. Badin (home)

7:30pm Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Badin (home)


Tuesday, December 3rd

10:30 – 11am Torch Prep, Stark, PAC

2:30 – 3:30pm Tribune, Weatherwax, 417

6 – 7pm Band Practice, Marston, PAC


4:30pm Freshman Boys Basketball vs. Taylor (away)

6:00pm Boys JV Basketball vs. Taylor (away)

7:30pm Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Taylor (away)


Wednesday, December 4th

3:15 – 6:30pm Academic Team, Schmid, Media Center

7 – 9:20pm Athletic Boosters, Media Center

7 – 8pm Jazz, Steel, and Marching Band concert, PAC


4:00pm Varsity Academic Team vs. Northwest (home)


Thursday, December 5th

11am – 12:30pm Army/National Guard, Cafeteria

2:30 – 3:20pm Alfonsi-NHS meeting, Media Center

3 – 7pm Conferences

5 – 7pm CCP Meeting, Stark, Media Center

7 – 8pm Orchestra Concert, PAC


8:40pm Varsity Hockey vs. Centerville (home)


Friday, December 6th

1:30 – 5pm MU Fashion Design & Model Clinic, Gregory, PAC

2:30 – 4pm Fermata Nowhere Rehearsals, Pearson, 608


4:00pm Varsity Wrestling vs. Hamilton (away)


Saturday, December 7th

Field trip- Model UN in Columbus


TBD Varsity Academic Team, Rowdy Raider Tournament (away)

5:30pm Varsity Hockey vs. Mason (away)

6:00pm JV Girls Basketball vs. Union County (away)

7:30pm Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Union County (away)